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And Jacob served seven years for Rachel; and they seemed unto him but a few days, for the love he had to her.

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Bible References


Genesis 30:26
Give my wives and my children, for whom I served thee, and I will go forth; for thou knewest ray work which I served thee.
Hosea 12:12
And Jacob will flee to the field of Aram, and Israel will serve for a wife, and for a wife he watched.

For the love

Genesis 24:67
And Isaak will come into Sarah's his mother's tent, and will take Rebekah and she will be to him for a wife; and he will love her: and Isaak will be comforted after that for his mother.
Song of Songs 8:6
Set me as a seal upon thy heart, as a seal upon thine arm: for love was strong as death; jealousy hard as hades: its flames, flames of fire, flames of Jehovah.
1 Corinthians 13:7
Covers all things, believes all, hopes all things, endures all. '
2 Corinthians 5:14
For the love of Christ holds us together; having judged this, that if one died for all, then all dead:
Ephesians 5:2
And walk ye in love, as also Christ loved us, and gave himself for us a gift and sacrifice to God for a smell of sweet odor.

General references

Genesis 44:27
And thy servant my father will say to us, Ye knew that my wife brought forth to me two.